The Biggest TV Executive Departures of 2021

Ricky Strauss, Kim Godwin and Kelly Campbell were among more than a dozen key exits

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Last year set a new bar for high-profile executive departures in the TV space, as more than two-dozen big-names headed for the exits in 2020 following major reorganizations and other big moves.

By contrast, 2021 was a much quieter year on the executive exit front, even though some significant names departed their jobs among a shifting landscape. Here were the year’s biggest departures:

Steve Mandala, Univision

Mandala, who had been at Univision since 2012 and worked as president of ad sales and marketing, departed in January as part of an executive shakeup at the company that saw Donna Speciale take over as president of ad sales and marketing.



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